Marcos Breton - Sacramento Bee columnist Marcos Breton joins us the first Wednesday of each month (and sometimes on Thursday). His columns appear each Wednesday and Sunday in the Sacramento Bee's "Our Region" section.
Gregory Kondos - Gregory Kondos, a contemporary of Wayne Thiebaud and a landscape artist known nationwide for his paintings of Yosemite and the Sacramento River Delta, will be exhibiting his work at the Blue Line Gallery in Roseville for most of January and February.
Polly Frost - New York humorist Polly Frost will perform her one-person show "How to Survive Your Adult Relationship with Your Family" at Sutter Creek Theatre on Saturday, January 7 and the Grass Valley Center for the Arts on Sunday, January 8.
Sound Advice: Classical - Capital Public Radio's classical morning host Kent Teeters will share several new recordings including music for strings by Grieg, a release from the latest incarnation of Canadian Brass, and a fine recording of Rachmaninoff's Piano Concerto Number Three.
Sound Advice Audio Listing:
1. GRIEG: HOLBERG SUITE, FIRST MOVEMENT
2. BACH: LITTLE FUGUE IN G MINOR
3. SAINTS' HALLELUJAH (When the Saints Go Marching In, plus Handel's Hallelujah Chorus)
4. RACHMANINOFF: PIANO CONCERTO NUMBER THREE, FINALE
5. BRIEF EXAMPLE OF THE DIES IRAE CHANT (DEE-ay SEE-ray, Day of Wrath)